August 23, 1934 – September 22, 2021

We lost the Doranne “Dodie / Nonie” range on September 22, 2021; she was 87 years old. Dodie was born in Falls City, Neb., August 23, 1934. She and her family moved to California and then, after their marriage, Dodie and Windy moved to Davis in 1963, where they lived for 58 years. years.

Dodie was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Dodie enjoyed gardening and traveling, especially cruising, and was a collector of antiques and rosaries. Dodie was also very devoted to her faith. Dodie absolutely loved Disney everything. Speaking of Disney, in his younger years, Dodie was the secretary of Walt Disney himself. Dodie was also an accountant for Cricket Construction and worked at Nortronics during the Korean War.

Dodie was predeceased by her parents Leo and Anna Tangney and Ellen and Pete Mercurio; grandchildren Collin Chandler and John Cody Badders; and her stepdaughter Suzy Range. She is survived by her loving husband, Windy Range, 69 years old; Brother Terry Tangney; children Randi Chandler (Mike), Danny Range (Juliene) and David Range; grandchildren Josh Hilliard (Lacey), Jenna Johnston (Trevor), Jaimi Hilliard (Ashlee), Bonnie Christen (Josh), Hannah Range and Johnathan Range; and great-grandchildren Ryanne Green, Connor Green, Chandler Christen, Augustus Curtis and Finnick Curtis.

Visitations will be in the form of a rosary at Smith Funeral Home at 6 p.m. on Sunday, October 3. His funeral will begin at 10 am Monday, October 4 at St. James Catholic Church with interment to follow in Davis Cemetery. .

If you would like to donate on Dodie’s behalf, please donate to St. James School, music program or charity of your choice.